Friday, 13 December, 2019

ECI announces conference dates | Digital success for WB Mason | Acquisition for Polyconcept...

This week's business supplies-related stories from around the world. ECI announces 2020 conference dates Business software company ECI will hold…

HSM makes senior US appointment

HSM of America has named Marshall Eubanks as VP of Sales and Marketing. Eubanks has been with the shredder and…

Bureau Vallée testing P2P deliveries

Leading French office and school supplies retailer Bureau Vallée has teamed up with local P2P start-up Shopopop to pilot customer…

HP highlights new multi-vendor financing model

Despite, or perhaps because of, its ongoing takeover challenge from Xerox, HP Inc today issued a press release about its…

New CEO for Jalema

European office products manufacturer Jalema has named Loet van de Kimmenade as its new CEO. The appointment – effective 1…

Veritiv makes senior management changes

North American distribution company Veritiv has announced the creation of a COO role and the departure of its SVP of…

Herman Miller names new Retail leader

Workplace furniture leader Herman Miller has appointed Debbie Propst as President of its Retail division. Propst joins Herman Miller from…

Stationers’ renews Warrants

The Stationers’ Company renewed Warrants for several firms at a brief ceremony in London yesterday, 9 December. The livery organisation’s…

Xerox CEO pitching deal to HP shareholders

Xerox CEO John Visentin has begun meeting with some HP shareholders this week as he tries to convince them to…

EOPA 2020 shortlist revealed

Earlier this week, a group of senior executives from all channels in the business supplies industry came together in Amsterdam,…

Goods iQ acquires It’s Academic

In what it is hailing as a “landmark deal”, US office products supplier Goods iQ (formerly Amax) has announced the…

Good year for Rapesco

UK-based office products supplier Rapesco has just released its full-year accounts for the 12 months to 31 May 2019. Following…

CNG acquires packaging specialist

US distribution giant Central National Gottesman (CNG) has acquired California-based packaging products supplier Kilmer, Wagner & Wise (KWW). Based in…

Clover Wireless makes major acquisition

Clover Wireless has completed the acquisition of Netherlands-based technology life cycle firm Teleplan for an undisclosed sum. Teleplan is a…

Icahn publishes letter to HP shareholders

Activist investor Carl Icahn has written an open letter to the shareholders of HP Inc, likening the company’s standalone restructuring…

Sales and earnings up at Manutan

European workplace supplies reseller Manutan has released an overview of its full-year results, with improvements to both the top and…

SPR to sell regional distributor

US wholesaler S.P. Richards (SPR) has agreed to sell its Garland C Norris (GCN) unit to Southeastern Paper Group (SEPG).…

Integra diversification paying off

UK dealer group Integra Business Solutions has reported some impressive growth figures in adjacent product and services categories. This year,…

Pilot signs up to combat ocean plastics

Pilot Pen France recently signed an agreement with The SeaCleaners, a French non-profit organisation fighting against plastic pollution in the…

EVO makes acquisition

Leading UK multichannel office products operator EVO Group of Companies has announced the acquisition of Premier Vanguard, the country’s largest…

Big Read

Xerox CEO pitching deal to HP shareholders

Xerox CEO John Visentin has begun meeting with some HP shareholders this week as he tries to convince them to…